Submitted by Courtney Williams on Tue, 07/31/2012 - 2:58pm
The education policy group Public Impact is suggesting a series of new approaches that leaders say are aimed at putting the best teachers in front of more students to increase their reach, and paying those talented folks more without dramatically increasing school budgets.
Submitted by Courtney Williams on Tue, 07/31/2012 - 2:50pm
The Mobile County school system has rehired or found new jobs for about 850 of the more than 1,000 teachers and other employees that it fired or put on mandatory transfer status at the beginning of the summer, following votes by the school board Monday.
Submitted by Courtney Williams on Tue, 07/31/2012 - 2:48pm
I admit it: I am one of the millions of Americans who suffer from math anxiety, and my math phobia runs deep. I shudder when the check arrives after dinner, then surreptitiously slide it toward my math-proficient husband.